Trending - April 17, 2024

Gulf Hotels Group Has Promoted Amid Yazji to the Role of Cluster General Manager


Gulf Hotels Group has announced the promotion of Amid Yazji to the role of Cluster General Manager, overseeing the management of Gulf Hotel, Novotel Al Dana Resort, Gulf Executive Residences Juffair & Bahrain Airport Hotel. A hospitality veteran, Amid brings with him over 25 years of experience in hospitality management and a proven track record of success.

Amid has spent over a decade in Bahrain, leading hospitality operations at Novotel Bahrain Al Dana Resort. He contributed immensely to the hotel’s profitability by successfully implementing strategies to optimize revenue generation, streamline operations, and foster a culture of service excellence. Before that, Amid led several hospitality teams across GCC, Levant and Russia. He has also been part of several pre and post-opening operational roles within leading operators including Accor, Marriott, Hyatt, Four Seasons and Hilton.

In his new role, Amid will oversee the strategic direction and operational management of Gulf Hotel Bahrain along with the other hotels in scope ensuring the highest standards of service delivery and guest satisfaction. With a strong focus on innovation and guest-centric approaches, he aims to enhance the hotel’s reputation as a premier destination for upscale hospitality experiences.

Commenting on his appointment, the newly appointed hospitality leader said, “I am thrilled to assume the role of Cluster General Manager for these iconic properties including the group’s flagship hotel. The Gulf Hotel Bahrain is a renowned establishment known for its commitment to excellence and unparalleled service. I look forward to collaborating with the talented team here to elevate the guest experience and drive continued success for the hotel.”

Ahmed Janahi, Group CEO of Gulf Hotels Group commented: “Amid’s appointment reflects our commitment to deploy top talent within the group and reinforcing our hotel’s position as a leading hospitality destination in Bahrain. As General Manager for Novotel Al Dana Resort, Amid has successfully positioned the hotel as a market leader and a preferred choice for both business and leisure travellers. We are confident that his impressive experience and strong track record in the hospitality industry will undoubtedly bring even more success to these properties.”

Amid is certified in International Hospitality Management by Accor Academy and ESSEC, and has completed his Master’s in Business Administration from Swiss Business School. A passionate, self-motivated, and result-oriented professional, who believes in leading from the front. His core competence lies in effective decision-making, uplifting guest satisfaction scores, employee engagement, and leadership development. Amid has an enviable record of achieving and exceeding hotel targets and goals, cost optimization, and building strong relationships.

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